This news is certainly going to break many male hearts out there and certainly dash the hopes of every slick fortune hunter in the world. So what is this terrific news that will cause so much unrest in the male world? The news is that Jennifer Gates, Bill Gates’ daughter, has gotten engaged to one very lucky man Nayel Nassar and has announced this very happy news through social media. The whole world is agog with this news and people are wondering just who is this lucky guy who will now become the son-in-law of the second richest man in the world. Don’t worry; we will share all we know about him from Nayel Nassar’s wiki.
Jennifer Gates’ Fiancé
Nayel Nassar is a multiple award-winning Egyptian-American professional equestrian and show jumper based in San Diego, California, USA. Nassar has had a very interesting childhood after being born in Chicago, Illinois, as he was raised in Kuwait. Nassar’s family runs an architecture and interior design business in Kuwait. Nassar returned to the USA in the year 2009 to study Economics and Management at Stanford University. He was a good student and graduated from college in 2013.
A Mutual Love for Horses
He did much more than study at Stanford University as that’s where he met Jennifer Gates and the couple soon realized that they had strong feelings for each other. One thing that definitely brought them together was their mutual love for horses and the equine sport. In 2019 Gates told CNN:
“Horses are just one part of our life, but we love the sport. He’s a professional, and I do this as an amateur. So, to be able to share our love and passion for horses with each other is just incredible.”
Nassar isn’t just any horse rider but he is damn good at the sport. In October 2019, Nassar helped Egypt qualify for the prestigious 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games by winning the CSIO4*-W Nations Cup of Rabat. Thanks to his superlative contribution Egypt qualified for the Olympics for the first time in 60 years.
Let it Snow!
Jennifer Gates, who is the eldest child of Microsoft’s co-founder Bill Gates, shared a photo of herself and Nassar sitting on snow on her Instagram account and revealed to the world that Nassar had proposed. Gates wrote:
“Nayel Nassar, you are one of a kind. Absolutely swept me off my feat this past weekend, surprising me in the most meaningful location over one of our many shared passions.” She also wrote that she “can’t wait to spend the rest of her lives learning, growing, laughing, and loving together.”
The Luckiest Man in the World!
Nassar was also very vocal about his love for Gates and wrote on his Instagram account:
“SHE SAID YES!! I’m feeling like the luckiest (and happiest) man in the world right about now. Jenn, you are everything I could have possibly imagined… and so much more. I can’t wait to keep growing together through this journey called life, and I simply can’t imagine mine without you anymore.” He also thanked Gates for “making every single day feel like a dream to me.”
An Achiever Since Childhood
Born on January 21, 1991, Nassar’s age is 29 years and he is considered one of the best equestrian professionals in the world. Nassar started riding horses at the age of five years and was jumping at the age of 10 years which is when his family realized that their young son was a natural in the sport. Later he trained in Europe and currently, he rides for the Paris Panthers. Nassar is a bit of a linguist and currently speaks four languages namely Arabic, English, French and German.
Love Scores over Money!
So what does papa Bill Gates have to say about all this? According to sources he is thrilled with his daughter’s decision and is happy that she has found such deep joy in life. People are obviously asking questions about Nayel Nassar’s net worth but it is not known currently. One thing is sure; it is nowhere near Bill Gates’ net worth of $110.0 billion. However, when has love ever accepted such barriers of money and socio-economic class? So this love story between Nayel Nassar and Jennifer Gates seems all set to have a very happy ending!